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File #: 19-3343    Version: Name: Ordinance - Public Hearing Continuation and Second Reading of an Ordinance Approving a Change of Zoning from PD Planned Development District to PD Planned Development District for Single-Family Residential Uses on Approximately 30.001 Acres Out of the S.
Type: Ordinance Status: Old Business
File created: 10/30/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: 12/9/2019 Final action:
Title: Ordinance - Public Hearing Continuation and Second Reading of an Ordinance Approving a Change of Zoning from PD Planned Development District to PD Planned Development District for Single-Family Residential Uses on Approximately 30.001 Acres Out of the S. Mitchell Survey, Abstract No. 1024, Tarrant County, TX, and Abstract No. 593, Johnson County, TX, Located at 890 & 932 S. Mitchell Rd.; John Arnold of Skorburg Company on Behalf of Bobby F. & Mary A. Havens (ZC#19-012)
Sponsors: Joe Smolinski, Matt Jones, Andrew Bogda
Attachments: 1. Ordinance, 2. Exhibit A, 3. Exhibits B - D, 4. Maps and Supporting Information, 5. Roadway Alignment Study, 6. Request to Table to 11-25-19, 7. Request to Table to 1-13-20
Title
Ordinance - Public Hearing Continuation and Second Reading of an Ordinance Approving a Change of Zoning from PD Planned Development District to PD Planned Development District for Single-Family Residential Uses on Approximately 30.001 Acres Out of the S. Mitchell Survey, Abstract No. 1024, Tarrant County, TX, and Abstract No. 593, Johnson County, TX, Located at 890 & 932 S. Mitchell Rd.; John Arnold of Skorburg Company on Behalf of Bobby F. & Mary A. Havens (ZC#19-012)

Requested Action
To consider the subject zoning change request.

Recommendation
The Planning and Zoning Commission held a public hearing on October 21, 2019, and voted 5-1 (Weydeck voting no; Smithee absent) to recommend approval with the following conditions:
· Outstanding staff comments be addressed, as noted in the staff report to the Planning & Zoning Commission
· Lot 1 of Block 5 be made open space (due to proximity to the gas well site)
· The wood fence along the northern perimeter of the development be increased from 6' to 8' (due to adjacency to the gas well site & access road)
· The masonry wall along Mitchell Road be continued west along River Birch to the enhanced entryway
One of the commissioners also requested that the applicant increase the percentage of J-swing lots and another commissioner requested that more representative photos of the 50’ product be included in the applicant’s presentation. There was also discussion about the open space areas and some concern about the impact of the development on the school district.

The applicant is requesting to table first reading to November 25, 2019 to allow them more time to make changes to their plans and address outstanding staff comments, particularly the required alignment study for the surrounding roadways and acknowledgement and agreement from the surrounding property owners.

Description/History
The subject property consists of 30.001 acres on the west side of S. Mitchell Road and on the north side of the future e...

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